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Furness Abbey Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1382 / 54°8'17"N

Longitude: -3.1988 / 3°11'55"W

OS Eastings: 321778

OS Northings: 472037

OS Grid: SD217720

Mapcode National: GBR 6N3L.8B

Mapcode Global: WH72H.T7YX

Entry Name: Furness Abbey Cottage

Listing Date: 16 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388371

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow in Furness St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


BARROW IN FURNESS

SD27SW ABBEY APPROACH
708-1/4/6 (West side)
16/06/83 Furness Abbey Cottage

GV II

House. c1873. For the Furness Railway Co. Squared, red
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; slate roof. T-shaped
plan, 2 storeys. Tall, gabled crosswing on left: large quoins,
2-light window with shouldered lintel beneath relieving arch.
1st floor: 2-light window has curved heads and is recessed in
pointed-arched panel; ashlar gable copings with plain kneelers
and finial. Main range to right is altered and now has door
within glazed and slated lean-to porch; 2-light window to 1st
floor left and original slit over porch. Stone gutter blocks,
truncated end stack on right and tall stack with offsets at
junction with crosswing. Left return: single-light window
under relieving arch on left of window as front. Built as
coachman's house to serve the company's Furness Abbey Hotel.
The original coach house and stables demolished apart from a
wall to the north and a small single-storey building to the
west. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SD2193271852

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